Aboriginal women

Aboriginal women

Arctic forum: Aboriginal health: gaining knowledge

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English
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National Aboriginal Health Organization, Ajunnginiq Centre
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Reports on the Aboriginal Health - Gaining Knowledge Arctic Forum on health in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, May 7 to 9, 2003.

A comparison of rates, risk factors, and outcomes of gestational diabetes between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal women in the Sas

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English
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Roland Dyck
Helena Klomp
Leonard K. Tan
Roger W. Turnell
Makram A. Boctor
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Diabetes Care
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Alexandria, VA

Examines differences in gestational diabetes mellitus between aboriginal and non-aboriginal people in the Saskatoon Health District.

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ISSN 01495992
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Includes bibliographical references.

A holistic framework for Aboriginal policy research

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English
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Carolyn Kenny
Emily Faries
Jo-Anne Fiske
Cora Voyageur
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Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides a document to support Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal researchers working in an Aboriginal context and to encourage them to adopt a holistic approach to Aboriginal policy research.

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ABGN.K46 2004
ISBN 0662683722
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Includes bibliographical references. Text in English and French on inverted pages. Title on added t.p. : Cadre holistique pour la recherche en matière de politiques autochtones.

Living well: Aboriginal women, cultural identity and wellness

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Online
Paper
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Alex Wilson
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Reports on a research project that studied the positive impact of cultural identity on the wellness of Aboriginal women in Manitoba.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

Minobimadziwin: the good life for Aboriginal women

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Paper
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Kim Anderson
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Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses the road to "minobimadziwin" or well-being for Aboriginal women.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

Healthy living and Aboriginal women: the tension between hard evidence and soft logic

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Madeleine Dion Stout
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Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Looks at the health and social disparities experienced by Aboriginal women in Canada, and the linkages between these realities and healthy living policies.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

Ethical guidelines for Aboriginal women's health research

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Paper
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Saskatoon Aboriginal Women's Health Research Committee
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Presents ethical guidelines developed to help ensure that all research sponsored by the Aboriginal Women’s Health Research Program respects the cultures, languages, knowledge and values of Aboriginal peoples’ legitimate knowledge.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0973504862
Project #89

Aboriginal Women's Health and Healing Research Group

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Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
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Research

Forms a national network of First Nations, Métis and Inuit women researchers interested in community-based research focused on the health and healing of Aboriginal women, their families and communities. Receives financial support from the Women’s Health Contribution Program, Health Canada and is working toward the establishment of a Centre of Excellence for Aboriginal Women’s Health and Healing. Will create a supportive national context for Aboriginal women researchers and their community and academic partners to engage in health and healing research and policy advice. Will support and promote community-based health and healing research done by and with Aboriginal women. Will identify and address gaps and weaknesses in Aboriginal women’s health and healing research; promote research ethics that include Aboriginal consultation and input; foster critical contextual and Aboriginal approaches to health and healing research; and develop policy advice and recommendations for action to improve the health and healing of Aboriginal women, their families and communities.

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Street Address: 
406-2194 Health Sciences Mall Instructional Resource Centre University of British Columbia
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6T 1Z3

Aboriginal Women's Health and Healing Research Group: briefing note

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English
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Aboriginal
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
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Aboriginal Women's Health and Healing Research Group
Publication Date: 
2004

Introduces the Aboriginal Women's Health and Healing Research Group, and provides information on its background, vision, mission, and objectives, as well as recent accomplishments.

A report on the Aboriginal Women's Health and Healing Research Group

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English
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Aboriginal
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
Author: 
Judy Hughes
Nancy MacDonald
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Aboriginal Women's Health and Healing Research Group
Publication Date: 
2004

Provides an overview of the Aboriginal Women's Health and Healing Research Group. Link requires PowerPoint reader.  Link opens with Internet Explorer only.

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